Bodega Association of the United States

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New York City Council Considers Shopping Bag Fee Legislation

The 10-cent carry out bag fee would apply to markets and bodegas, street vendors selling fruit, vegetables and general merchandise and retail stores including clothing, drug and department stores.

03/26/2014

Bus Shooting Suspect

Family Of Man Shot, Killed On MTA Bus Gets Financial Help From National Bodega Association

The Bodega Association of the United States announced it is giving $5,000 to the family of Angel Rojas.

03/23/2014

Slain bodega worker Ishak Ghali. (Photo: handout)

Queens Community Stunned By Bodega Killing; $12,000 Reward Offered

At a time when much of the country is discussing gun violence, another gun-related murder has taken place in New York City.

12/21/2012

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Sources: Charges To Be Dropped Against Brooklyn Bodega Worker Accused Of Selling Beer To Minor

Video of the April 12 incident at the Giselle Mini Market On East New York Avenue shows the minor leaving the bodega after the worker, 44-year-old Ismael Duran, refused to sell the beer to him after checking his identification.

04/25/2012